CCI Research Presentations and Publications
Reasons to believe: Comparing the influence of reliance and gratifications on credibility of social networks. Paper presented at the World Association for Public Opinion Research annual conference, Nice, France..(2014).
Recruitment and Retention in the Information Technology Rural Librarian Master’s Scholarship Program (Part I and Part II): Implications of Social Justice in the Southern and Central Appalachian Region.. Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries Journal. Special Issue 2014: Social Justice, Social Inclusion , 13-22.(2014).
Reflections on using monitoring and evaluation to enhance information interventions for peace. Communication for peace: Charting an emerging field. 179- 191.(2014).
Risk communication and local emergency planning committees (LEPCs): Longitudinal analysis of emergency response awareness and practices. International Public Relations Research Conference .(2014).
The shot heard around the World Wide Web: Who heard what where about Osama bin Laden’s death. Journal of Computer Mediated Communication. 19(3),(2014).
Social Capital Theory Past and Present: Developments in Public Relations Research and Contributions to External Disciplines. National Communication Association (NCA).(2014).
The Social Justice Framework in the Information Technology Rural Librarian Master’s Scholarship Program: Bridging the Rural Digital Divides.. Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries Journal. Special Issue 2014: Social Justice, Social Inclusion , 5-11.(2014).
Social media and organizational visibility: A sample of Fortune 500 corporations. Public Relation Review. 40(3),(2014).
Social media in public relations. 7th International Forum on Public Relations and Advertising.(2014).
Something old, something new, something borrowed from something blue: Experiements on dual viewing TV and Twitter.. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media.(2014).
Strengthening the core: Examining interactivity, credibility, and reliance as measures of media use. Paper presented at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication annual conference, Montreal, Canada .(2014).
Studying Communication Abroad in the Global Economy. . American Academy of Advertising.(2014).
Studying Communication Abroad in the Global Economy. Panel presentation. Proceedings of the American Academy of Advertising.(2014).
A Survey of E-Book Interlibrary Loan Policy in U.S. Academic Libraries. Interlending & Document Supply . 42(2/3), 57-63.(2014).
Trust and Authority in Scholarly Communications in the Light of the Digital Transition: Setting the Scene for a Major Study. Learned Publishing. 27(2), 121-134.(2014).
Uncertainty. Encyclopedia of Public Relations.(2014).
Understanding publics' engagement with non-profit organisations through Facebook: A typology of messages and motivations behind public-initiated conversations. PRism. 11(2),(2014).
The Use of Query Suggestions as Idea Tactics during Information Search. Information Processing & Management. 50(1), 218-234.(2014).
Use patterns of interactive graphics: A case study of a New York Times’ college debt graphic. Journal of Digital and Media Literacy. Spring,(2014).
Using Information Scent and Need for Cognition to Understand Online Search Behavior. Proceedings of the 37th Annual ACM International Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR '14). 557-566.(2014).
"The value of social media for pushing activist organizations social agendas: Implications for PR theory and practice". International Academy of Business Disciplines (IABD).(2014).
The value of social media for pushing activist organizations social agendas: Implications for public relations theory and practice. Quarterly Review of Business Disciplines. 1(1),(2014).
Webometric analysis of Iranian medical universities according to visibility, size and rich files. Webology. 11(1),(2014).
What makes performance feedback seem fair? Synchronicity, channel, and valence effects on perceptions of organizational justice in feedback delivery. Management Communication Quarterly. 28,(2014).
Why searching the Web is difficult?. Proceedings of the 6th Quantitative and Qualitative Methods in Libraries International Conference.(2014).
Young girls’ affective responses to access and use of information and communication technology (ICT) in information-poor societies.. New Directions in Children’s and Adolescents’ Information Behavior Research . 107-126.(2014).
Academic Librarians and Research Data Service: Preparation and Attitudes. IFLA Journal (Official Journal of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions). 39(1), 70-78.(2013).
Accept no substitutes! Well, maybe some: Online political information, credibility and media substitution. International Symposium for Online Journalism (ISOJ). 3(2),(2013).
Acceptance of democracy and public relations: Attitudes in a transitional country.. Public Relations Review. 39,(2013).
Across the great divide: How partisanship and the hostile media phenomenon influence time spent with media. Paper presented at the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research annual conference, Chicago, IL. .(2013).
Attitudes toward offensive language in media (ATOL-M): Investigating enjoyment of cursing-laced television and films. Paper presented at the National Communication Association annual conference, Washington, DC..(2013).
Building and measuring sustainable networks of organizations and social capital: Post war public diplomacy in Croatia. Relational, networked, and collaboratieve approaches to public diplomacy. 103- 116.(2013).
"But It's Doctor-Recommended and I Read the Fine Print: Antecedents to Drug Companies' Perceived Credibility". Health Marketing Quarterly. 30(1),(2013).
Can Analytics Help Serve the Poor at the Bottom of the Pyramid?. The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences Conference on Business Analytics & Operations Research.(2013).
Cause-related Marketing. Encyclopedia of Public Relations (2nd ed.) Robert Heath, editor. I, 102-103.(2013).
Citizens advisory committee/panels. Encyclopedia of public relations. 1, 117- 118.(2013).
Civil society. Encyclopedia of public relations II. 120- 122.(2013).
Cliffpocalypsemageddonacaust: Analysis of the fiscal cliff metaphor on The Daily Show and The Colbert Report. Paper presented at the National Communication Association annual conference, Washington, DC..(2013).
"Coddling our Kids: Can Parenting style Affect Attitudes Toward Advergames?". Journal of Advertising. 42(2-3),(2013).
Collaborating on Assessment of the Undergraduate Student Experience. Selected Contemporary Assessment Issues. 49- 59.(2013).
Communications in blogademia: An assessment of scholar blogs’ attributes and functions. Review of Information Networking. 18(2), 51-69.(2013).
Comparative Public Diplomacy: International Public Relations of Countries in Transition. European Public Relations Research and Education Association Congress.(2013).
Comparing Google’s readability of search results to the Flesch Readability Formulae: A preliminary analysis on children’s search queries. Proceedings of the 76 ASIS&T Annual Meeting.(2013).
Conceptualizing social media and mobile technologies in risk and crisis communication practices. Mobile media practices, presence and politics: The challenges of being seamlessly mobile.(2013).
Consolidated relevance assessment of information retrieval by Web search engines on children’s search queries. Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods in Libraries: An International Journal. June,(2013).